Library Contacts & Staff Directory

Library Contacts & Staff Directory
Library Contacts & Staff Directory
Library Contacts & Staff Directory

FNSB Staff Contacts

Melissa Harter
Library Director
Telephone: 459-1022
Email Melissa Harter

Contact for any concerns regarding library operations.

Renee Van Nort
Administrative Manager
Telephone: 459-1025
Email Renee Van Nort

Contact for administrative questions about the library furnishings, facility, and grounds.

Administrative Assistant II
Telephone: 459-1022
Email Administration

Contact for auditorium & conference room reservations, to schedule an appointment with the Director, and general information.

Community Services Manager
Telephone: 459-1045

Contact for administrative information about Reference, Youth Services, and the North Pole Branch Library.

Wendy Zimmerman
Circulation & Bookmobile Services Manager
Telephone: 459-1063
Email Wendy Zimmerman

Contact for administrative questions about Circulation, the Bookmobile, and for questions about library-coordinated book discussion groups.

Laura Salisbury
Collection Services Manager
Telephone: 459-1030
Email Laura Salisbury

Contact for information about the Adopt-an-Author program, library material donations, and the library collection.

Julia Troike
Adult & Web Services Librarian
Telephone: 459-1058
Email Julia Troike

Contact for reference help finding information, volunteer opportunities, reader’s advisory, Inter-Library Loans (ILL), website issues & concerns, and adult programs at the Noel Wien Library.

Christine Osciak 
Young Adult Librarian (formally Digital Literacy Librarian)
Telephone: 459-1107
Email Christine Osciak

Contact regarding learning library technologies, teen services & programs, Book-A-Librarian, and Girls Who Code.


Sherry Vogel
North Pole Branch Librarian
Telephone: 490-5404
Email Sherry Vogel

Contact for information about the North Pole Branch Library services and operations.

Stephanie Stucky
Circulation Librarian
Telephone: 459-1043
Email Stephanie Stucky

Contact for information about using the display cases at Noel Wien Library.


Susan Jones
Youth Services Librarian
Telephone: 459-1041
Email Susan Jones

Contact for information about programs and services for children.

Service Desks

Circulation Desk
Contact for information about library cards, about items you have reserved, about overdue or damaged items, and to renew a checked out item.
Telephone: 459-1020

Reference Desk
Contact for reference help finding information, to schedule a group study room, to reserve library items, to request Inter-Library Loans (ILL), reader’s advisory help, the use of library computers, and digital downloads.

Telephone: 459-1020

Youth Services/
Berry Room Desk

Contact for information about programs for children, to schedule group visits, and information about materials for children.

Telephone: 459-1052

North Pole Branch Library
656 NPHS Blvd.
North Pole, Alaska 99705
Telephone: 488-6101

Contact for storytime registration, to get help finding information, and questions about your library card.

Contact for questions about visits to outlying areas, or if you need homebound service.

Telephone: 459-1031

NOEL WIEN PUBLIC LIBRARY: 1215 Cowles St, Fairbanks, AK 99701. (907) 459-1020.
Monday-Wednesday: 10AM-9PM. Thursday - Friday: 10AM-6PM. Saturday: 10AM-5PM. Sunday: CLOSED.

NORTH POLE BRANCH LIBRARY: 656 NPHS Boulevard, North Pole, AK 99705. (907) 488-6101.
Tuesday: 11AM-9PM. Wednesday-Friday: 11AM-6:00PM. Saturday: 11AM-5PM. [Closed on Sundays & Mondays.]